Laparoscopic Suturing Course

Participants are particularly encouraged to study effective needle handling and bite placement of needles, introcorporel knot tying, interrupted and continuous suturing. Intensive practical sessions.

Course Objectives :

Laparoscopic suturing skills (interrupted, continuous, and tumbled square knot), Extracoporeal Knotting skills, Discussion on errors and complications.

At the end of this course participants should be able to: Tie a safe laparoscopic Surgeon’s knot and laparoscopic tumbled square knot, Familiarise with extracorporeal knotting techniques and Demonstrate continuous and interrupted suturing.

Training uses real laparoscopic equipment and laparoscopic trainer boxes, and state-of-the-art virtual reality laparoscopic trainers (LapSim System).

Target audience: For the junior surgeon starting out in minimal access surgery and for the more senior surgeon who is either new to laparoscopy or wishes to refresh their key skills.

There are currently no scheduled courses. Please register your expression of interest through this form and we will contact you when new delivery schedules are confirmed.